Accessibility Design Bootcamp
13

Saturday, 13 May

10 am – 4 pm PDT

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
$60 USD
Regular Ticket
$60 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Accessibility Design Bootcamp

Joe Welinske Photo


Program Manager, Welinske & Associates

13

Saturday, 13 May

10 am – 4 pm PDT

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
$60 USD
Regular Ticket
$60 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Design websites and apps that are accessible for people with physical and situational disabilities.

Learn effective skills to create a more inclusive experience for a variety of disabilities, such as evaluation tools and project techniques. Position yourself as a progressive and valued designer by learning how to design with accessibility in mind.

Takeaways

  • Learn about current design philosophies for disabilities.
  • Understand key aspects of important standards, like WCAG 2.0 and Section 508.
  • Create solutions for the blind, deaf and mobility-challenged community.
  • Work with evaluation tools, like WAVE and screen readers.

Prereqs & Preparation

  • An understanding of basic principles of web/software design, prototyping, and audience analysis.
  • Bring a laptop.
  • Some exposure to the architecture of web sites and the underlying markup is helpful but not required.

About the Instructor

Joe Welinske Photo

Program Manager,
Welinske & Associates

Joe is an independent consultant and contractor specializing in user experience with a focus on accessible design and content strategy at Blink UX
He is also the program manager for Seattle’s annual user experience conference: ConveyUX. For over the past 20 years, he has taught at the University of Washington primarily in the area of technical communication, but also in mobile app design and accessible design. He holds a masters degree in Adult Instructional Management.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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